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Coastal Waters Forecast for Arctic Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
650 AM AKST Sun Feb 17 2019

Arctic Alaska Coastal Waters out 100 NM

Wind forecasts reflect the predominant speed and direction
expected. Sea forecasts represent the average of the highest one-
third of the combined wind-wave and swell height.

PKZ298-180315-
650 AM AKST Sun Feb 17 2019

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 990 mb near Wrangel Island will move north today. A low just
south of Bethel will move over Norton SOund as a 997 mb low by 3pm
Sun, then to 50 NM east of Point Lay as a 998 mb low by 3pm Mon,
and to near Inuvik as a 1007 MB low by 3pm Tue.


$$

PKZ225-180315-
Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-
650 AM AKST Sun Feb 17 2019

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...S winds 40 kt decreasing to 30 kt. Blowing snow.
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 kt.
.MON...NW winds 25 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 25 kt.
.TUE...S winds 20 kt.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 25 kt. Blowing snow.
.WED...E winds 20 kt.
.THU...NE winds 20 kt.

$$

PKZ230-180315-
Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-
650 AM AKST Sun Feb 17 2019

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...S winds 35 kt decreasing to 20 kt.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 kt.
.MON...N winds 20 kt.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 25 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TUE...W winds 20 kt.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 20 kt.
.WED...E winds 20 kt.
.THU...NE winds 20 kt.

$$

PKZ235-180315-
Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-
650 AM AKST Sun Feb 17 2019

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S winds 25 kt.
.TONIGHT...E winds 20 kt.
.MON...NE winds 15 kt.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 25 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TUE...W winds 25 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 kt.
.WED...S winds 15 kt.
.THU...NE winds 15 kt.

$$

PKZ240-180315-
Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-
650 AM AKST Sun Feb 17 2019

.TODAY...S winds 20 kt.
.TONIGHT...E winds 20 kt.
.MON...E winds 15 kt.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 25 kt. Blowing snow.
.TUE...W winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 30 kt. Blowing snow.
.WED...SE winds 15 kt.
.THU...E winds 15 kt.

$$

PKZ245-180315-
Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-
650 AM AKST Sun Feb 17 2019

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH EARLY
MONDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SW winds 20 kt becoming SE.
.TONIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.MON...E winds 20 kt.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 25 kt. Blowing snow.
.TUE...W winds 40 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 40 kt. Blowing snow.
.WED...W winds 15 kt.
.THU...E winds 15 kt.

$$

Feb 19


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